Dooley Sets Out to Clean Up UT Image

Dooley Sets Out to Clean Up UT Image

Published Jul. 14, 2010 10:16 a.m. ET

By B.E. Coleman, with

July 14, 2010

The high profile associated with Tennessee Football makes for attractive headlines, either good or bad.

The magnetic draw that epitomizes the larger than life scale on the national level when something goes bad for Tennessee, finds a plethoric staging of events by the news media.


Some will try to shade the Volunteers football program as a miscreant entity, failing to recognize the many others programs that have scanted around the rogue identity label. Florida State, Miami (FL) and Ohio State quickly come into focus.

Derek Dooley brings a plan to change the conceived notions of the negative tarnish that has enveloped far too many headlines. When hired, the Volunteers 22nd all time head coach spoke of creating a